CalendarPast Events

  • Sculpture of two motor scooter/deer hybrid creatures confronting one another.
    May 22 2019 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

    MAY 22 Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

    No Reservations Required. NMWA Deputy Director of Art and Programs/Chief Curator Kathryn Wat leads this 30-minute thematic gallery talk.
  • A woman wearing with glasses peers into a small glass class that contains a tiny wooden cage.
    May 18 2019 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

    FREE Art Museum Day

    No Reservations Required. NMWA celebrates AAMD Art Museum Day with free admission to the museum.
  • Open book made of cedar planks, linen, and leather atop a wooden table.
    May 15 2019 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

    MAY 15 Gallery Talk: Ursula von Rydingsvard

    No Reservations Required. NMWA Assistant Curator Orin Zahra leads this 30-minute thematic gallery talk.
  • Four women dressed in black pose together with string instruments
    May 08 2019 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

    Shenson Chamber Music Concert: Amaranth Quartet

    SOLD OUT. Our 2018-19 Shenson Chamber Music Concert Season continues with the Amaranth String Quartet.
  • Sculpture comprised of two glass jars each with a photo of a woman inside.
    May 08 2019 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

    MAY 08 Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

    No Reservations Required. NMWA Director of Education and Digital Engagement Deborah Gaston leads this 30-minute thematic gallery talk.
  • Black background with the text "art 21" surrounded by a white line
    May 05 2019 2:15 pm to 3:15 pm

    Film Series: Contemporary Women Artists from Art21 (Part 2)

    No Reservations Required. First come, first-served for this three-part film series highlighting contemporary women artists whose work is on view at NMWA.
  • Large oil and collage work on canvas that includes a Native American reservation newspaper masthead, text, simplified drawings of animals and Native Americans, and dripping paint.
    May 05 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

    No Reservations Required, but space is limited. Attend a free drop-in tour celebrating the “fierce women” who blazed trails as artists, activists, and innovators.
  • A young boy tilts his head to the side, gazing a piece of polished black pottery
    May 05 2019 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

    Free Community Day: May

    No Reservations Required. The first Sunday of the month is Community Day at NMWA—enjoy free admission to the museum all day!
  • Ursula von Rydingsvard standing next to one of her enormous cedar sculptures.
    May 01 2019 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

    Film: Ursula von Rydingsvard: Into Her Own

    Reservations Required. Film preview of documentary “Ursula von Rydingsvard: Into Her Own”, followed by a Q&A and reception.
  • Crescent-shaped cedar sculpture hanging from wall, with open end pointing toward ceiling and closed end near floor. Surface is irregular with some smooth and some rough areas.
    May 01 2019 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

    MAY 01 Gallery Talk: Ursula von Rydingsvard

    No Reservations Required. NMWA Senior Educator Adrienne L. Gayoso leads this 30-minute thematic gallery talk.
National Museum of Women in the Arts